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Young leads Hawks' rally past Sixers with Embiid hurting

Jun. 14, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young tried to reassure Atlanta coach Nate McMillan after it became clear the Hawks point guard was hiding a sore shoulder. McMillan had no complaints after Young lifted the Hawks to a crucial win over top-seeded Philadelphia. ...

76ers' Rivers seeks fill-in for injured Green against Hawks

Jun. 13, 2021 16:42 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Doc Rivers isn't revealing his plan for replacing Danny Green in the Philadelphia 76ers' lineup. Rivers said Sunday “some of the unintended good consequences of having injuries during the regular season” are having options for Game 4 of the Eastern...

Embiid, 76ers beat Hawks 127-111 to take 2-1 lead in series

Jun. 11, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Joel Embiid kept taking falls. He also kept rising to his feet. Nothing was going to take Philadelphia's big center off the court with the playoff series lead on the line. Embiid scored 27 points and the 76ers rode a dominant third...

Hawks remain confident vs 76ers despite Embiid's dominance

Jun. 09, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Hawks return to Atlanta beaming with confidence in their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Philadelphia 76ers despite their inability to slow down, much less stop, Joel Embiid. The 76ers big man has scored 79 points in the first two...

Young scores 35, Hawks top Embiid, Sixers 128-124 in Game 1

Jun. 06, 2021 17:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Trae Young put an early smackdown on Philly that had the Hawks in control of Game 1 and finished the win with a lob to John Collins for a one-handed jam. Collins punched the air in celebration — and the Hawks took a moment to exhale after a hefty...

Good to go? Embiid's status for Game 1 uncertain for 76ers

Jun. 05, 2021 14:27 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dwight Howard gushed over his first year in Philly, a train-of-thought review on his favorite cheesesteak spot and the dairy dessert the Sixers give away at home games, and he even hummed a few bars to the team’s theme song. Fun! ...

Young scores 36 points, Hawks finish off Knicks in Game 5

Jun. 02, 2021 23:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In his first time on stage, Trae Young was already the star of the show. And just like an actor on nearby Broadway, he closed his impressive debut performance with a bow, after making a long 3-pointer in the final minute. “Leading...

Young leads Hawks to 113-96 win over Knicks, 3-1 series lead

May. 30, 2021 17:19 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young led the way for the Atlanta Hawks, as usual. He sure had plenty of help. Proving they are far more than a one-man team, the Hawks unleashed a dazzling array of weapons to take control of their series against the New York...

After spitting incident, Young, Hawks beat Knicks 105-94

May. 28, 2021 22:57 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young wanted to make a big impression in his first trip to the playoffs. It's going just as he planned. Shaking off an ugly spitting incident at Madison Square Garden, Young dazzled in the first home playoff game of his career,...

Rose, Randle rally Knicks past Hawks to tie series at 1-1

May. 26, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Down 13 points, the New York Knicks needed a change in the second half beyond starting Derrick Rose. They needed the Julius Randle they saw in the regular season. Rose scored 26 points, Randle shook off a miserable first half to lead...